Tongabezi Lodge, Livingstone

Tongabezi Lodge

Book your home away from home at the Tongabezi Lodge. With a wonderful selection of houses and cottages to choose from, you and your loved ones are in for a memorable experience in nature. Enjoy romantic, private dinners in your own space, your private butler on hand. Feel inspired by this splendid watery setting and create magical memories. Plan a wedding and relish the beginning of your lives on honeymoon.

The luxurious Tongabezi Lodge is situated on the banks of the Zambezi River, just upstream of the Victoria Falls. The lodge features a lounge, a bar, two main area swimming pools, and a gym. Meals are served in the large dining room, on an outdoor deck overlooking the river, in the privacy of your room, or floating on the Zambezi River. The five houses and four river cottages are each individually styled and cater for two to five guests. Game drives, bush walks, and boating trips are all-inclusive. Victoria Falls can be viewed in close proximity to the lodge, on a short excursion with your guide.

The ultimate destination for romance and bespoke travel, the real beauty of the Tongabezi experience lies in its ability to set a scene and inspire a truly magical adventure. The lodge has an extensive variety of Cottages and Houses catering to all guests and groups. Sindabezi Island is a castaway dream on a white sand beach surrounded by the Zambezi, just a short boat ride from the main jetty. Tongabezi also offers thrilling boat trips to the incredible Livingstone Island in the middle of Victoria Falls.

  • Extraordinary river views from The Lookout Island
  • Honeymoon House won Travel Africa’s ‘Best Room in Africa’
  • Fantastic Zambezi River-side location, close by to the Vic Falls

Livingstone Zambia is home to Tongabezi Lodge. Built on the steep banks of the Zambezi River, this Livingstone lodging, like its sister camp Sindabezi Island, is a romantic and exclusive retreat providing the very best in accommodation and Livingstone safaris. Tongabezi is the first river lodge to be built on the Zambian side of the majestic Victoria Falls and undoubtedly has the best romantic settings for a honeymoon holiday retreat. Comprising four open-fronted thatched houses and five river cottages with sweeping views over the river and a Garden Cottage set in its own private garden, this stunning accommodation in Livingstone offers Zambia safari packages tailored for everyone and also functions as a wedding venue. Small groups and families are catered for as well. Each house has en-suite bathrooms with baths and showers as well as modern flush toilets. The lodge has a health spa where various treatments and massages are available at an extra cost. Each house and cottage has its own private valet who takes care of guests throughout their stay and acts as a private concierge. There are no routines to days at Tongabezi Lodge. Guests can do as much or as little as they wish, with an array of Zambia safaris and exhilarating activities included in the price. Guided tours of Livingstone and the magnificent Victoria Falls, canoeing, island lunches, floating river meals, guided bush walks, fishing on the Zambezi, museum tours are among the activities available at Tongabezi Lodge. For an extra fee, guests can enjoy elephant back safaris, trips to Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park, white water rafting trips, helicopter rides, bungee jumping, jet boating, horse-riding and other activities available in and around Livingstone. Guests can visit local villages to learn about the culture and way of life of the local people.

  • 4 open-fronted thatched houses, 5 River Cottages & a Garden Cottage set in its own private garden
  • In-room features: en-suite bathrooms with baths, showers & flush toilets, private valet/concierge
  • Art pieces from all over Africa
  • Several dining spots
  • Health & beauty therapies
  • Wedding planning
From $655



  • Guided tours of Livingstone & the Victoria Falls, museum tours, market tours
  • Guided bush walks, game drives, bird watching
  • Fishing, canoeing, floating river meals sundowner cruises
  • Jet boating, white water rafting, bungee jumping, helicopter rides, elephant back rides


  • Accommodation
  • all meals
  • drinks
  • house wine
  • laundry service
  • inclusive activities

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